Superb little sterling silver frame. Marked on the back of the foot Sterling / 141. The frame measures about 2 inches in diameter with a 3/16-inch border. The opening is about 1 1/2 inches in diameter. The easel back is fabric covered. Glass included. Excellent condition.
This Victorian silver plated tea pot made by Brittania Metal Company (aka Van Bergh Silver Plate Co.) of Rochester, New York. Wonderfully chased with a scrolling floral decoration. Probably quadruple plate. This is marked: Britannia Metal Co./Made in USA/1926. Measures about 5 1/2 inches tall. It has a few small worn areas and a few dings, otherwise excellent condition.
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Fabulous late-Victorian or Edwardian pansy brooch. This is masterfully handmade in 14k gold. The Art Nouveau pansies are individually hand enamelled, each having a small, 3/16 carat mine cut diamond in the middle. The pansies are about 7/8 inch across. The brooch is about 3 1/2 inches tall and 2 1/2 inches across. It has a maker's mark on the back: K-A, with the K reversed/backwards.
It weighs about 0.8 Troy ounces (25 grams). The pin clasp has a ball hinge and an old safety catch...
WOW! This is a large Muffineer (Sugar Shaker or Caster) in a classic octagonal shape with a pierced top. Measures a full 8 1/4 inches tall. The base is marked on the side with the Chester marks indicating sterling made in 1905 by George Nathan and Ridley Hayes silversmiths (GN/RH). The removable top has the sterling and date marks. The piece weighs about 7.2 Troy ounces, or 224 grams. Excellent condition with only a few minor dings and a slight wobble to the foot.
This is a wonderful old soft leather oval box “Made in Italy”. The top and sides are nicely tooled and gilded in gold. The inside is lined with brown silk. Measures about 6 x 4-1/2 x 1-7/8 inches. Generally very good condition, with some wear to the leather which could easily be polished away.
Fantastic stickpin with a hand-pierced and chased setting that holds a round opal cabochon. Gold-filled. The top is about 5/8-inch tall by 1/2-inch wide with a pin that is about 2-1/2 inches long. It has a mark that is hard to decipher, but looks like 10 or TO (see photo). Excellent condition.
Unmounted oval black glass cameo. Measures about 1 1/2 x 1 1/8 inches.
Fantastic miniature brass frame in the shape of the Liberty Bell with a pair of enameled USA flags and a star. This is circa 1920. Marked Pat Apd For on the back Nice photo of a WWI soldier glued into the frame. No glass or cover. Measures 2-3/4 inches tall. Excellent condition.
Nice old – c1950s – Father Christmas style Santa Claus doll, probably made in Japan. Constructed of flocked cardboard, velveteen, cotton, and a molded plastic painted face. He is holding a candle made from a piece of wood. Not marked but surely made in Japan. Santa is about 6-1/2 inches tall. The tiny flame tip of the candle has broken off, otherwise excellent condition.
Nice sterling silver souvenir teaspoon from the Hawaiian Islands. HONOLULU on the front of the handle along with an attached Hawaiian Royal seal or coat of arms. Marked on the back: Sterling, plus the logo of Charles M. Robbins as maker. Measures about 5 3/4 inches long. Nice spoon – excellent condition.
We have two beautiful French Faience Majolica Plates with green and lavender bunch of asparagus and an artichoke in the design that are being sold separately. I believe these are late 19th century from Luneville, but they are not marked. We are selling these individually. Please indicate “left” or “right” when ordering, as there are small differences since these are hand decorated. They measure about 9 inches across. Excellent condition – no cracks, chips or repairs...
Nice hollow body bar pin with an old style hinge and early safety clasp. The metal is gold-filled base metal or silver. The design has a center cartouche surrounded by flowers and geometric designs on the ends. The design is all hand chased. Marked on the back FMCo. for Finberg Manufacturing Co. of Attleboro, MA. Measures about 2 inches long and 1/2 inch wide. Excellent condition.
Lovely micromosaic pendant set in a gold plated bezel. This is a beautiful mid-century micromosaic. Marked ITALY. The round pendant measures about 1-1/2 inches in diameter. Excellent condition with no missing tesserae.
Three original copies of Macbeth Gallery’s Art Notes from Jan 1927 (#84), June 1927 (#85, The 35th Anniversary Number) and Nov 1929 (#87). Published by Macbeth Gallery, 15 East 57th Street. Each 5x7 pamphlet has about 30 pages and is profusely illustrated with black and white images of gallery art along with essays on art and artist profiles. These are bound in gray soft covers. Excellent condition, pages are tight and covers have minor cover edge discoloration and bumped corners...
Elegant flower brooch with 18 little single cut diamonds weighing about 0.6 carat total. The brooch is not marked, but tests as 14K gold and weighs about 0.26 Troy oz (8 gm). Measures about 2 1/4 inches tall. The pin has an old European slide clasp with a tubular hinge. Overall excellent condition, but there is a tight crack in the crystal (see photo). Beautiful and elegant.
Beautiful flower with petals and leaves made of faux tortoise (celluloid?) or nut casing. The flower is suspended on a spring on the end of the hairpin so that it trembles. The flower is about 2 inches by 2 3/4 inches and 3/4 inch deep – very 3-dimensional. The spring attaches to a 3 3/8 inch long two-prong hairpin. Condition is excellent for such an old, delicate piece. One petal has a spot of surface damage and one leaf is partially loose. Not much, considering …
Nice little lapel pin with the Shriner logo in gold and red enamel. Has a screw back to attach through a button-hole or lapel. About 7/16-inch across. Excellent condition.
Great modernist circle brooch by famed Danish silversmith Georg Jensen in the Acorn pattern.
This is marked: 925S Denmark / Georg Jensen embossed in a dotted oval / 253. The total weight is 0.295 Troy ounce (9.0 gms). Measures about 1 1/2 inches in diameter. Excellent condition.
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